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Study: Children Born Too Early Have Lower Reading and Math Scores

2 years agoHealth : Healthland

Children born too early may have lower test scores in school, according to a new study published in Pediatrics. Even babies who are technically born full-term — at 37 or 38 weeks — do worse than those who are delivered later. Although a pregnancy is considered full term at 37 weeks, at which point experts [...]
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'Early term' babies at risk, despite healthy appearance

Health : Medical News Today (6 months ago)

Physicians at the University of Buffalo have reported that while many babies born early may look as healthy as full-term babies, sadly some of them are not. The study, published in JAMA Pediatrics, hopes to alert health care provide... Read Post

Later ADHD Meds Start Undermines Math Scores In Kids

Health : Medical News Today (2 years ago)

Children with ADHD who start taking ADHD medications later have lower math scores, compared to their counterparts who took medications earlier, researchers from the USA and Iceland reported in the journal Pediatrics. Those taking th... Read Post

Kids Born Just Two Weeks Early Test Lower in Reading and Math: Study

Health : Wall Street Journal Health Blog (2 years ago)

Children born at weeks 37 and 38 had lower reading and math scores than children born a week or two later, according to a study published in the journal Pediatrics. Read Post


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